QA Analyst

Rose International Inc  •  Boise, ID

5 - 7 years experience  • 

$80K - $90K
Posted on 06/22/18 by Deepak Kumar
Rose International Inc
Boise, ID
5 - 7 years experience
$80K - $90K
Posted on 06/22/18 Deepak Kumar

Position Title: QA Analyst

Position Number: 285656

Location: Boise, ID

Desired Skill Set:

Security, SCRUM, QA, Project Management, CMS, Agile

Position Description:

**C2C and STEM-OPT are not available**

**Only U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. can be considered as W2 candidates.**

Title: Project Quality Assurance Analyst

Location: Boise, ID 83702

CONTRACTOR MUST WORK ONSITE. 

Project Scope:

The Project Quality Assurance Analyst (PQAA) is responsible for the planning, design, implementation and reporting of a project's quality assurance processes and metrics. Projects may be managed and executed as Waterfall, Agile, Scrum or combinations and variations thereof. This is not software development quality assurance.

Expected Deliverables

Six plus years of project and process management experience.

Four-year college degree, equivalent technical study or certification such as a Project Management Professional (PMP).

The position may supervise other PQAA contractors.

Skills and knowledge in the following areas.

? Ability to create a quality assurance plan that includes quality standards, work plan, schedule, checklists and templates.

? Ability to establish measurement procedures and metrics for project management and software development activities.

? Ability to evaluate and report the quality of the project's required work products against standard work product templates.

? Provide quality assurance analysis and recommendations for improvement in the areas of project management and vendor management.

? Provide feedback to project teams regarding process/procedure improvement opportunities and other potential areas for improvement.

? Provide regular reports on the results of compliance reviews to the project team, project team leaders and management. Report on progress on action item resolution and possible risk areas.

? Ability to analyze project work plans to determine if adequate resources have been allocated to the project to complete the project according to the approved schedule.

? Compare actual project procedures to the specified standards, procedures, and, if required, specific 3rd party contractual requirements.

? Review and check project's software development activities and the associated internal tasks required as employed by the project and specified in the project plan.

? The position may supervise other PQAA contractors.

? Direct experience (getting your hands dirty) in software development and may have published their experiences. Active member of the Scrum community, learning from others and sharing own experiences.

? Have a breadth and depth in both the tools and techniques learned and a proven track record demonstrating continuous improvements in skill such as learning new techniques or disciplines on a regular basis.

? Possess coaching, teaching, and mentoring skills, helping development teams improve capacity, accuracy, and feel satisfaction in their contribution to the development effort and new functionality.

? Likes to work with teams instead of dictating direction; knows how to build the team''s collaborative ability.

? Listens and asks questions rather than making immediate statements or decisions.

? Responsible for educating and mentoring individuals/organizational units and organization leadership on principles and processes.

? Prioritizes work and assists in prioritizing the team''s work, taking into account risk, effort, and dependencies. Able to prioritize process improvements and work with individuals/teams/organizational units to get the most improvement for the least cost.

? Inspire teams and individuals to rise to the occasion and try new things.

? Respects the team and the individuals.

? Transparent and upfront about not just what to do but why. Open to criticism and constructive feedback and willing to listen to other ideas and give those ideas due consideration. Willing to try something and fail and be transparent about what might not have worked.

? Able to transfer experience and knowledge respectfully and quickly;

Teach without creating a long-term dependency on the coach as the 'solution creator'.

Specific Skills required:

The Project Quality Assurance Analyst (PQAA) is responsible for the planning, design, implementation and reporting of a project's quality assurance processes and metrics. Projects may be managed and executed as Waterfall, Agile, Scrum or combinations and variations thereof. This is not software development quality assurance.

CMS Minimum Acceptable Risk Standards for Exchanges (MARS-E 2.0) knowledge and expertise to review and evaluate ACA security and privacy documentation provided by the Administering Entity. 

Strong background and knowledge in National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 800-53 Rev. 4 technical, operational, management, and privacy related family controls.

Rose International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender (expression or identity), national origin, arrest and conviction records, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Positions located in San Francisco and Los Angeles, California will be administered in accordance with their respective Fair Chance Ordinances.

Rose International has an official agreement (ID #132522), effective June 30, 2008, with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Employment Verification Program (E-Verify). (Posting required by OCGA 13/10-91.)

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